Adrenoleukodystrophy is a rare genetic disorder caused by a mutation of the ABCD1 gene damaging the myelin sheath in the brain. The condition typically manifests during childhood with neurological symptoms such as attention deficit, hyperactivity...
Diagnostic and testing
The UK Government's research efforts into 'long Covid' may present an opportunity for artificial intelligence (AI) to prove its medical worth, but there will be challenges.
Danazol has been proven effective in preventing the degradation of retinal blood vessels, but it has also exhibited side effects and may be problematic for DME patients.
Lack of awareness around rare diseases patients, physicians and the public makes it harder to identify symptoms and receive available treatments.
Chronic hepatitis B (CHB) is a viral liver disease that develops when the immune system cannot fight the hepatitis B virus and it remains in the body for six months or longer.
Chronic cough is one of the most common reasons worldwide for obtaining medical care. There are multiple definitions for chronic cough, but it is generally defined as a cough lasting three months or more.
There is growing evidence that about 10% of people with Covid-19 will go on to experience 'long Covid', where symptoms such as fatigue, shortness of breath, fevers, gastrointestinal issues, sleep disorders, 'brain fog', anxiety, post-traumatic...